Shares of Box Inc (NYSE:BOX) ended Friday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.11 points or -0.74% at $14.75 with 5,572,642 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $14.74, the shares hit an intraday low of $14.61 and an intraday high of $14.93 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $1.87 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 127.77 million shares.
Box Inc (BOX) on September 8, 2016 announced several enhancements to its Box Platform offering, including new tools for developers, and showcased new partners and customers who are leveraging Box Platform in building next generation enterprise applications. Introduced October 2015, Box Platform is the leading platform for developers and enterprises building secure, collaborative, engaging applications around content assets like documents, audio and video files, 3D objects, and other rich media.
“Technology is transforming every aspect of how businesses operate and successful companies will be defined by the quality of the digital experiences and software they create to engage customers, partners and employees,” said Jeetu Patel, Chief Strategy Officer and SVP of Box Platform. “Content and collaboration are fundamental to every industry and Box Platform makes it easy to build on Box’s innovative security, content management and collaboration. Box is where all your work comes together, and Box Platform enables developers to extend the power of Box to transform and accelerate their business.”
Shares of Square Inc (NYSE:SQ) ended Friday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.01 points or -0.09% at $11.37 with 5,550,596 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $11.35, the shares hit an intraday low of $11.30 and an intraday high of $11.56 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $3.88 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 123.75 million shares.
Square Inc (SQ) on September 14, 2016 announced its business awards program, The BRASSYs, designed to recognize entrepreneurs who turned a business idea into a livelihood. Five top sellers from across the country will each be awarded a $10,000 cash prize, a Business Power Pack, worth $2,500 in prizes that support the growth of their business needs, and mentorship from industry leaders.
To participate in the competition, business owners must submit their stories of perseverance, vision, and boldness, by October 9, 2016. Square will choose 35 finalists based on award criteria and customer vote. From the 35 finalists, the judges will select the top five winners, using the criteria of mission, innovation and originality, community involvement, and customer love.
This year’s winners will each receive a $10,000 cash prize, mentorship from the judges at a special one-day Seller Summit at Square Headquarters in San Francisco, Square business tools, and a Business Power Pack from participating partners: Avvo, Google Ads, Indeed, Magisto, Twitter, and more.